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Fine Arts Standards Adoption Team

Contact(s)

The Fine Arts Standards Adoption Team is charged with creating recommended K-12 standards for Visual Art, General Music, Instrumental Music, Vocal Music, Theater, Dance, and Media Arts. 

Expected Outcomes:  

  1. Examine all relevant Fine Arts Standards
  2. Create and/or recommend statewide recommended Fine Arts Standards in Visual Arts, General Music, Instrumental Music, Vocal Music, Theater, Dance, and Media Arts.
  3. Write recommendations about implementation of the standards through
    1. Professional learning
    2. Materials and resources
  4. Offer final recommendations to the State Board of Education

Meeting Dates, Agendas and Notes

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Friday, March 31, 2017

Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - Cancelled

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Membership

  • Gretta Berghammer, University of Northern Iowa 
  • Dan Black, Red Oak Community School District
  • Andrea Christians, Pocahontas Area Community School District
  • Ellen Craig, Davenport Community School District
  • Michelle Droe, Cedar Falls Community School District
  • Helen Duranleau-Brennan, Mississippi Bend AEA
  • Mike Fisher, Waterloo Community School District
  • Leon Kuehner, Iowa Alliance for Arts Education
  • Maggie Parks, Marshalltown Community School District
  • Joel Pedersen, Cardinal Community School District
  • Anne Pisarik, Washington Community School District
  • Kevin Price-Brenner, Dubuque Community School District
  • Scott Slechta, Fairfield Community School District
  • Nate Sletten, Earlham Community School District
  • Ronda Sternhagen, Grundy Center Community School District
  • Pat Toben, Sioux City Community School District
  • Colleen Tomlinson, Rivermont Collegiate
  • Kris VerSteegt, Ankeny Community School District
  • Matt Walker, Xavier High School
  • Valerie Williams, Co'Motion Dance Theater
  • Jill Wilson, Luther College
  • Yvette Zarod-Hermann, Art Force Iowa

Printed from the Iowa Department of Education website on April 28, 2017 at 3:05pm.